Global Patent Index - EP 1091149 A2

EP 1091149 A2 2001-04-11 - Damper for shift linkage

Title (en)

Damper for shift linkage

Title (de)

Dämpfer für Schaltgestänge

Title (fr)

Dispositif d'amortisseur pour timonerie de changement de vitesse

Publication

EP 1091149 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00118066 A

Priority

GB 9923611 A

Abstract (en)

It is known that mass elements secured to a selector can exacerbate vibration problems but that such mass elements are desirable in order to facilitate smooth displacement of the selector for selection of various operational functions of a mechanism. In the present invention, mass assemblies 14, 15 are provided such that vibrations from a mechanism are de-coupled from the assemblies 14, 15 through respective damper couplings 45. Thus, the mass of the assemblies 14, 15 is utilised in order to provide inertia to facilitate selector 11 displacement for selection of various operational function of a mechanism whilst the transient vibrations from that mechanism and other sources is de-coupled from the respective mass of the assemblies 14, 15. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

F16H 59/02; F16H 61/24

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F16H 59/02 (2006.01); F16H 61/26 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16H 61/26 (2013.01); F16H 59/0208 (2013.01); F16H 2061/246 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

None

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

EP 1091149 A2 20010411; EP 1091149 A3 20040310; EP 1091149 B1 20060419; DE 60027378 D1 20060524; DE 60027378 T2 20061228; GB 9923611 D0 19991208

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